BIBLIOTECA HORTICULTURA

BIBLIOTECA HORTICULTURA

WORLD FOOD PRESERVATION CENTER™LLC, WFPC

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1st International Conference on Agroeology Transforming Agriculture & Food Systems in Africa

1st International Conference on Agroeology Transforming Agriculture & Food Systems in Africa

Reducing Synthetic Pesticides and Fertilizers by Scaling up Agroecology and Promoting Ecological Organic Trade

The World Food Preservation Center LLC has joined with Biovision Africa Trust and its partners to conduct an expanded conference titled: "1st International Conference on Agroecology Transforming Agriculture & Food Systems in Africa" to be held in Nairobi, Kenya, from 18 to 20 June 2019.

Besides addressing the impact of synthetic pesticide and fertilizer contamination on the African people, their animals, and environment the expanded conference will present AGROECOLOGY as a long term and sustainable solution to the problem of synthetic pesticide and fertilizer contamination in the African continent.

Leading World Scientists address urgent pesticide concerns in Africa
Join leading world scientists to consider the impact of synthetic pesticides on the African people, their animals, and environment. Explore ways to substantially reduce synthetic pesticide contamination in the African continent.

Are pesticides and GMOs carcinogenic? Do some insecticides cause neurological diseases?

Are insecticides responsible for insect and specifically bee decline?

What is the impact of synthetic pesticides on African wildlife?


Call for abstract
Authors of outstanding abstracts (selected by a panel of distinguished scientists) will be asked to write a book chapter to be Included among chapters written by Keynote Speakers at the Conference for a book titled, "Scaling Up Agroecology to Reduce Synthetic Pesticide and Fertilizer Contamination in Africa". April 18, 2019: Abstract Deadline.